2010–11 New York Islanders · NHL
2010–11 record
General Manager Garth Snow
Coach Scott Gordon
Captain Doug Weight
Alternate captains TBD
Arena Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Team Leaders
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The 2010-11 New York Islanders season is the 38th (and current) season for the New York Islanders in the National Hockey League.

Off season[edit | edit source]

The Islanders selected Nino Niederreiter with the fifth-overall pick in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.

Regular season[edit | edit source]

Playoffs[edit | edit source]

The Islanders will attempt to make the playoffs for the first time since the 2006–07 season.

Roster[edit | edit source]

Updated October 28, 2010.[1]

# Nat Player Pos S/G Age Acquired Birthplace
12 Flag of Canada Bailey, JoshJosh Bailey

C L 31 2008 Oshawa, Ontario
57 Flag of Canada Comeau, BlakeBlake Comeau

RW R 35 2004 Meadow Lake, Saskatchewan
39 Flag of the United States DiPietro, RickRick DiPietro

G R 39 2000 Winthrop, Massachusetts
4 Flag of the United States Eaton, MarkMark Eaton

D L 44 2010 Wilmington, Delaware
8 Flag of Canada Gervais, BrunoBruno Gervais

D R 36 2003 Longueuil, Quebec
40 Flag of Austria Grabner, MichaelMichael Grabner

RW L 33 2010 Villach, Austria
14 Flag of Canada Gillies, TrevorTrevor Gillies

LW L 42 2010 Cambridge, Ontario
38 Flag of the United States Hillen, JackJack Hillen

D L 35 2008 Portland, Oregon
7 Flag of Canada Hunter, TrentTrent Hunter

RW R 40 2000 Red Deer, Alberta
27 Flag of Slovakia Jurcina, MilanMilan Jurcina

D L 38 2010 Liptovský Mikuláš, Czechoslovakia
28 Flag of Canada Konopka, ZenonZenon Konopka

C L 40 2010 Niagara Falls, Ontario
47 Flag of Canada MacDonald, AndrewAndrew MacDonald

 Injured Reserve

D L 34 2006 Judique, Nova Scotia
17 Flag of Canada Martin, MattMatt Martin

LW L 32 2008 Windsor, Ontario
24 Flag of the Czech Republic Martinek, RadekRadek Martinek

D R 44 1999 Havlíčkův Brod, Czechoslovakia
10 Flag of the United States Mottau, MikeMike Mottau

D L 43 2010 Quincy, Massachusetts
26 Flag of Canada Moulson, MattMatt Moulson

LW L 37 2009 Mississauga, Ontario
51 Flag of Denmark Nielsen, FransFrans Nielsen

C L 37 2002 Herning, Denmark
21 Flag of the United States Okposo, KyleKyle Okposo

 (AInjured Reserve

RW R 33 2006 St. Paul, Minnesota
15 Flag of Canada Parenteau, P.A.P.A. Parenteau

LW R 38 2010 Hull, Quebec
30 Flag of Canada Roloson, DwayneDwayne Roloson

G L 51 2009 Simcoe, Ontario
44 Flag of the United States Schremp, RobRob Schremp

 Injured Reserve

C L 34 2009 Syracuse, New York
16 Flag of Canada Sim, JonJon Sim

LW L 43 2007 New Glasgow, Nova Scotia
2 Flag of Switzerland Streit, MarkMark Streit

 (AInjured Reserve

D L 43 2008 Englisberg, Switzerland
91 Flag of Canada Tavares, JohnJohn Tavares

C L 30 2009 Mississauga, Ontario
93 Flag of the United States Weight, DougDoug Weight


C L 50 2008 Detroit, Michigan
20 Flag of the United States Wisniewski, JamesJames Wisniewski

D R 37 2010 Canton, Michigan

Schedule and results[edit | edit source]

Pre-season[edit | edit source]

Regular season[edit | edit source]

2010-11 Game Log: 0-0-0, 0 Points (Home: 0-0-0; Road: 0-0-0)

Player stats[edit | edit source]

Skaters[edit | edit source]

Note: Pos = Position; GP = Games played in; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; PIM = Penalty minutes; +/- = Plus/minus; PPG = Power-play goals; SHG = Short-handed goals; GWG = Game-winning goals 

Regular season
Number Position Player GP G A Pts +/− PIM

Goaltenders[edit | edit source]

Note:  Min, TOI = Minutes played; W = Wins; L = Losses; T,T/OT = Ties; OTL = Overtime losses; GA = Goals-against; GAA = Goals-against average; SO = Shutouts; SA = Shots against; SV = Shots saved; SV% = Save percentage;

Regular season
# Player GP Min W L OT GA GAA SA Sv% SO G A PIM

Denotes player spent time with another team before joining Islanders. Stats reflect time with Islanders only.
Traded mid-season. Stats reflect time with Islanders only.

Awards and records[edit | edit source]

Awards[edit | edit source]

Regular Season
Player Award Reached

Records[edit | edit source]

Milestones[edit | edit source]

Regular Season
Player Milestone Reached

Transactions[edit | edit source]

The Islanders have been involved in the following transactions during the 2010–11 season.

Trades[edit | edit source]

May 25, 2010[2] To New York Rangers
Jyri Niemi
To New York Islanders
6th round pick (#160 overall) in 2010
June 25, 2010[3] To Chicago Blackhawks
2nd-round pick (#35 overall) in 2010
2nd-round pick (#58 overall) in 2010
To New York Islanders
1st-round pick (#30 overall) in 2010
June 26, 2010[4] To Colorado Avalanche
4th-round pick (#95 overall) in 2010
To New York Islanders
3rd-round pick in 2011
June 26, 2010[5] To Atlanta Thrashers
6th-round pick (#155 overall) in 2010
6th-round pick (#160 overall) in 2010
To New York Islanders
5th-round pick in 2011
July 30, 2010[6] To Anaheim Ducks
Conditional 3rd-round pick in 2011
To New York Islanders
James Wisniewski

Free agents acquired[edit | edit source]

Player Former team Contract terms
Mark Eaton[7] Pittsburgh Penguins 2 years, $5 million
Milan Jurcina[7] Washington Capitals 1 year, $1 million
P.A. Parenteau[8] New York Rangers 1 year, $600,000
Zenon Konopka[8] Tampa Bay Lightning 1 year, $600,000
Jeremy Yablonski[9] Binghamton Senators 1 year, $500,000
Andy Hilbert[10] Minnesota Wild 1 year, $575,000
Rob Hisey[10] Springfield Falcons 1 year, $500,000 entry-level contract

Free agents lost[edit | edit source]

Player New team Contract terms
Martin Biron[11] New York Rangers 2 years, $1.75 million
Tim Jackman[12] Calgary Flames 2 years, $1.1 million
Trevor Smith[13] Anaheim Ducks 1 year, $550,000
Jeremy Reich[14] Boston Bruins 1 year, $500,000
Greg Mauldin[15] Colorado Avalanche 1 year, $500,000
Jeff Tambellini[16] Vancouver Canucks 1 year, $500,000
Brendan Witt[17] TBD contract bought out
Sean Bergenheim[18] Tampa Bay Lightning 1 year, $700,000
Freddy Meyer[19] Atlanta Thrashers 1 year, $600,000

Claimed via Waivers[edit | edit source]

Player Former team Date claimed off waivers

Lost via Waivers[edit | edit source]

Player New team Date claimed off waivers

Players Signings[edit | edit source]

Player Contract terms Date signed
Travis Hamonic[20] 3 years, $2.625 million entry-level contract May 27, 2010
Nathan Lawson[21] 1 year, $500,000 July 2, 2010
Dylan Reese[22] 1 year, $551,250 July 9, 2010
Dustin Kohn[23] 1 year, $593,250 July 15, 2010
Rob Schremp[24] 1 year, $786,500 July 15, 2010
Matt Moulson[25] 1 year, $2.45 million July 27, 2010
Jon Sim[26] 1 year, $650,000 August 3, 2010

Draft picks[edit | edit source]

Main article: 2010 NHL Entry Draft
Round Pick # Player Nationality Position Prior team Prior league
1 5 Nino Niederreiter Flag of Switzerland Switzerland LW Portland Winterhawks Western Hockey League
1 30 (from Chicago) Brock Nelson Flag of the United States United States C Warroad High School United States High School-MN
3 65 Kirill Kabanov Flag of Russia Russia LW Moncton Wildcats Quebec Major Junior Hockey League
3 82 (from Phoenix) Jason Clark Flag of the United States United States LW/C Shattuck-St. Mary's United States High School-MN
5 125 Tony DeHart Flag of the United States United States D Oshawa Generals Ontario Hockey League
7 185 Cody Rosen Flag of Canada Canada G Clarkson Golden Knights ECAC Hockey

Farm teams[edit | edit source]

Bridgeport Sound Tigers[edit | edit source]

The Islanders' American Hockey League affiliate will remain to be the Bridgeport Sound Tigers in the 2010–11 season.

Kalamazoo Wings[edit | edit source]

On July 27, 2010, the Islanders signed an affiliation agreement with the Kalamazoo Wings of the ECHL for the 2010–11 season.[27]

Odessa Jackalopes[edit | edit source]

The Odessa Jackalopes remain New York's Central Hockey League affiliate for the 2010–11 season.

References[edit | edit source]

External links[edit | edit source]

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